CBC rejects second meeting with Trump after administration ignores policies


CBC rejects second meeting with Trump after administration ignores policies

By Lauren Victoria BurkeNNPA Newswire Contributor

CBC Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) wrote that President Trump has taken steps that hurt the Black community. (Official Photo)
Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) rejected an offer from the White House to meet with all 49 members of the caucus, citing steps that the Trump Administration has taken, “that will affirmatively hurt Black communities.”
In a letter addressed to President Trump, Richmond wrote that, “Your Administration has yet to provide a response to the policies we presented. Additionally, your Administration has not followed through on a pledge you made to us to facilitate …

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